From the funeral of former President George H.W. Bush to the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires, these are the most powerful photos from this past week.
Gabriel H. Sanchez
BuzzFeed News Photo Essay Editor
Posted on December 7, 2018, at 5:08 p.m. ET
The casket of late president George H.W. Bush arrives inside the US Capitol Rotunda where it will lie in state, on Dec. 3.
Sully, the service dog of former president George H.W. Bush in his final months, lies in front of Bush’s casket at the George H. Lewis & Sons funeral home in Houston, Texas, on Dec. 3.
Former president George W. Bush speaks at the state funeral for his father at the National Cathedral on Dec. 5, in Washington, DC.
President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, former president Barack Obama, former first lady Michelle Obama, former president Bill Clinton, and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton listen during the state funeral for former president George H.W. Bush at the National Cathedral on Dec. 5.
Former Sen. Bob Dole is helped up to salute the casket of former president George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the US Capitol on Dec. 4.
US Supreme Court justices share a laugh together before their group portrait at the Supreme Court in Washington, DC, on Nov. 30.
President Donald Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton, and Chinese President Xi Jinping attend a working dinner after the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Dec. 1.
Honduran Tony, 33, traveling in a caravan of Central Americans hoping to get to the United States, crosses through a hole in the ground under the metal barrier separating Mexico and the US, on Dec. 4.
A supporter of Mexico’s new President Andrés Manuel López Obrador holds masks depicting former presidents Enrique Peña Nieto, left, and Felipe Calderón at Zócalo square in Mexico City on Dec. 1.
Cars are set on fire during a demonstration of the “Yellow Vests” in Paris on Dec. 1. The Yellow Vests are a protest movement without political affiliation, protesting against taxes and rising fuel prices.
Homes leveled by the Camp fire in Paradise, California, on Dec. 3.
An aerial photo showing damage near Wasilla, Alaska, after earthquakes on Nov. 30.
History enthusiasts fight during the reenactment of Napoleon’s famous Battle of Austerlitz near the town of Slavkov u Brna, Czech Republic, on Dec. 1.
An Indonesian jockey rides two bulls with a cart during a traditional bull race in West Sumatra on Dec. 1.
Indian women stand in line to cast their vote at a local polling station during Rajasthan’s Legislative Assembly election, in Jodhpur on Dec. 7.
Women pray next to the carcass of a male elephant, who according to forest officials succumbed to injuries after a fight with another elephant Monday night, at a tea garden in Assam, India, on Dec. 4.
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas stand for photographs at their wedding reception in New Delhi, India, on Dec. 4.
Olympique Lyonnais’s Ada Hegerberg accepts the Women’s Ballon d’Or award on Dec. 3.
A person dressed as Krampus performs during the Krampus parade in Reutte, Austria, on Dec. 1.
In this photo taken on Dec. 1, children perform at the Sinuiju City Kindergarten in North Korea's border city of Sinuiju.
Rabbi Jeffrey Myers watches the installation of a menorah outside the Tree of Life synagogue before holding a celebration on the first night of Hanukkah on Dec. 2. A gunman shot and killed 11 people while they worshipped on Oct. 27, at the temple.
Gabriel H. Sanchez is the photo essay editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York City.
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